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Mohamed Zaki

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21 May 2019 | 2:14 AM

Egyptian women use ancient Indonesian martial arts to fight abuse

CAIRO (Reuters) - In the heart of Egypt's capital, an ancient Indonesian martial arts sport is helping dozens of women stand up to harassment.

2 Feb 2019 | 11:14 PM

Egypt unveils Pharaonic tomb, home to 50 mummies

MINYA (Reuters) - Egyptian archaeologists uncovered a Pharaonic tomb containing 50 mummies dating back to the Ptolemaic era, in Minya, south of Cairo, the ministry of antiquities said on Saturday.

15 May 2018 | 9:22 PM

Egyptians use mania over soccer star Salah to sell Ramadan products

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian soccer star Mohammed Salah set a scoring record this season that helped Liverpool clinch fourth place in the Premier League. Now pictures of his bearded face are boosting sales ahead of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.

20 Jul 2017 | 9:24 PM

Egypt's 'Cool Runnings' Special Olympians train for snowshoeing - on sand

ALEXANDRIA, Egypt (Reuters) - For Egypt's Special Olympics athletes, a lack of snow in their homeland did not stop them winning medals at this year's Winter Games. They trained on a surface that Egypt has plenty of: sand.

12 Jan 2017 | 10:43 PM

As drug supplies run short, Egyptians turn to herbal remedies

CAIRO (Reuters) - In an economic crisis that has led to a shortage of medicines, Egyptians are skipping trips to drug stores and instead turning to herbal remedies to treat every-day illnesses.

6 Dec 2010 | 12:00 AM

Egypt puzzled after string of Red Sea shark attacks

SHARM EL-SHEIKH (Reuters) - Shark attacks on tourists in the Red Sea have triggered a flurry of speculation as to what could have caused them, with suggestions ranging from overfishing to an Israeli plot to harm Egyptian tourism.

6 Dec 2010 | 12:00 AM

Egypt puzzled after string of Red Sea shark attacks

SHARM EL-SHEIKH (Reuters) - Shark attacks on tourists in the Red Sea have triggered a flurry of speculation as to what could have caused them, with suggestions ranging from overfishing to an Israeli plot to harm Egyptian tourism.